The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for recruitment of volunteers that to provide programs that Soldiers’ Angels offers through the VA Medical Centers. ’ The goal of this position is to work with the Service Area Director to grow the VA support volunteers so Soldiers' Angels programs can serve our veterans. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist in the recruitment of volunteers to serve at VA locations.
Interviews and processes volunteer paperwork for VA support candidates.
Coordinates with the VA Medical Centers to determine need for our services and to coordinate the placement of volunteers in various VA Medical Centers.
Develop strong relationships with the VA Support Program volunteers serving Soldiers’ Angels.
Create a positive environment where two-way communication and strong trust are established.
Ensure VA volunteers are fully trained in the skills necessary for them to succeed.
Help us show our volunteers the value they bring to our mission.